Arts and Culture

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Seven artists will travel to the University at Buffalo as the fourth cohort of art residents in the UB Coalesce: Center for Biological Art, which helps artists and scientists explore and examine the cultural meanings of their work.


The event will be held in the Mainstage Theatre in the Center for the Arts on North Campus.


The showcase includes eclectic music ranging from the jazz stylings of Duke Ellington to the steady, melodic tone of Bon Iver.


Many of the student pieces are multidisciplinary and feature a variety of mediums including poetry, film and original music. 


The musical, with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, will be presented in a full production with orchestra and newly designed sets, lights and costumes.


Installation representing Buffalo on display at the Seoul Biennale makes a statement about unity and community.


The work muses on various forms of twilight, with each movement framed by accompanying poetic inscriptions.


The show is directed by Vincent O’Neill, artistic director and co-founder of Irish Classical Theatre, and an associate theatre professor in the department.


Audiences will be indulged in various styles of dance, including popular American forms and interpretive expressions of contemporary movement.